A common misconception about infertility is that it is a female issue. In fact, 1/3 of fertility cases stem from male factor infertility. At Dr. Sunita’s IVF Center, each couple we see is carefully evaluated to determine the specific cause of their infertility. If your physician determines that it is due to a male factor, there are several courses of fertility treatment that may be pursued.
Male Infertility is usually caused by problems that affect either sperm production or sperm transportation. Roughly 2/3 of male infertility cases involve issues with producing sperm in the testes, however many couples that struggle with becoming pregnant have more than one source of their infertility.
There are several different areas with which a man may struggle with fertility: